Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 37 km southeast of Āzādshahr, Golestan, Iran, on Sunday, 18 March 2018 at 02:53 (GMT)

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 37 km southeast of Āzādshahr, Golestan, Iran, on Sunday, 18 March 2018 at 02:53 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 18 Mar 2018 02:53:16 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.79°N / 55.36°E (Golestan, Iran)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Āzādshahr (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Gonbad-e Kāvūs (pop: 131,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) S of Kalāleh (Kalaleh) (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NE of Dāmghān (Semnan) (pop: 67,700) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) E of Behshahr (Māzandarān) (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (115 mi) E of Nekā (Māzandarān) (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) W of Esfarāyen (North Khorasan) (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NE of Mahdishahr (Mahdi Shahr, Semnan) (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) E of Jūybār (Juybar, Māzandarān) (pop: 28,400) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) WSW of Shīrvān (North Khorasan) (pop: 82,800) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) E of Babol (Māzandarān) (pop: 202,800) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) E of Mashhad-i-Sar (Māzandarān) (pop: 48,100) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (158 mi) E of Fereydūn Kenār (Fereydunkenar, Māzandarān) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) E of Āmol (Māzandarān) (pop: 199,400) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) W of Qūchān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 111,800) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) NW of Bardaskan (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 28,200) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) WSW of Ashgabat (Turkmenistan) (pop: 727,700) --> See nearby quakes!
314 km (195 mi) WNW of Neyshabur (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 220,900) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) ENE of Damāvand (Tehrān) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
328 km (204 mi) WNW of Kāshmar (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 96,200) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) W of Chenārān (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 46,900) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) E of Nowshahr (Māzandarān) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
352 km (218 mi) E of Chālūs (Māzandarān) (pop: 69,600) --> See nearby quakes!
366 km (227 mi) ENE of Pīshvā (Tehrān) (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) ENE of Varāmīn (Tehrān) (pop: 179,600) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 mi) ENE of Teheran (Tehrān) (pop: 7,153,300) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) W of Mashhad (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 2,307,200) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) WNW of Torbat-e Ḩeydarīyeh (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 125,600) --> See nearby quakes!
400 km (248 mi) E of Tonekābon (Tonekabon, Māzandarān) (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
405 km (252 mi) NW of Gonābād (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
406 km (252 mi) ENE of Shahrīār (Tehrān) (pop: 58,800) --> See nearby quakes!
411 km (255 mi) ENE of Robāţ Karīm (Tehrān) (pop: 62,800) --> See nearby quakes!
413 km (256 mi) ENE of Malārd (Tehrān) (pop: 56,700) --> See nearby quakes!
436 km (271 mi) ENE of Naz̧arābād (Alborz) (pop: 213,400) --> See nearby quakes!
452 km (281 mi) E of Rūdsar (Gīlān) (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) E of Langarūd (Gīlān) (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
467 km (290 mi) NE of Ardestān (Ardestan, Isfahan) (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
478 km (297 mi) E of Alvand (Qazvīn) (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
484 km (301 mi) E of Āstāneh-ye Ashrafīyeh (Gīlān) (pop: 42,800) --> See nearby quakes!
486 km (302 mi) NW of Qā’en (Khorāsān-e Jonūbī) (pop: 40,200) --> See nearby quakes!
492 km (306 mi) ENE of Sāveh (Markazi) (pop: 175,500) --> See nearby quakes!
504 km (313 mi) WNW of Torbat-e Jām (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
526 km (327 mi) NE of Delījān (Markazi) (pop: 33,500) --> See nearby quakes!
536 km (333 mi) ENE of Tafresh (Markazi) (pop: 14,400) --> See nearby quakes!
539 km (335 mi) WNW of Tāybād (Razavi Khorasan) (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
556 km (345 mi) NE of Dowlatābād (Borkhar, Isfahan) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
575 km (357 mi) NE of Khomeynī Shahr (Isfahan) (pop: 277,300) --> See nearby quakes!
588 km (365 mi) NE of Falāvarjān (Isfahan) (pop: 49,800) --> See nearby quakes!
589 km (366 mi) NE of Najafābād (Isfahan) (pop: 223,500) --> See nearby quakes!
592 km (368 mi) NE of Golpāyegān (Isfahan) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
594 km (369 mi) NE of Khomeyn (Markazi) (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
607 km (377 mi) NE of Khvānsār (Khansar, Isfahan) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
620 km (386 mi) SE of Baku (Baki, Azerbaijan) (pop: 1,116,500) --> See nearby quakes!
642 km (399 mi) NE of Fereydūnshahr (Isfahan) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.510 kmNorthern and Central IranGFZ

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